An individual who allegedly shot and killed a 27-year-old man on Cedar Drive Sunday and was released from custody without charges is related to a Killeen Police Department employee, according to a news release. Read more
Killeen police officers were called to a day care center in the 1200 block of South W.S. Young Drive on Thursday, after a man dropped off his 4-year old daughter, telling the day care employees he did not want the child any longer, according to Capt. Erich Morsbach, KPD chief of staff. Read more
The slaying of a 66-year-old former Killeen school district teacher is now being investigated as a murder-suicide involving the man’s former wife, according to the Lampasas County Sheriff’s Office. Read more
Killeen police were dispatched to the intersection of Watercrest Road and Willow Springs Road at approximately 8:22 p.m. Thursday in reference to a shooting victim, according to Capt. Erich Morsbach, Killeen Police Department chief of staff. Read more
The Lampasas County Sheriff’s Department continues to investigate the death of 66-year-old Harold Leate Jr. on Nov. 3. Read more
A fire early Thursday morning destroyed three vacant mobile homes being used for storage in Harker Heights. Read more
The latest news to keep you informed on 2017, 2018 races and issues.
Killeen resident Larry Smith does not run for public office solely for the purpose of winning. Getting his point across is just as important, and that’s why he will run for the Texas House of Representatives again, he said. Read more
BRENHAM — Florence was knocked out of the Class 3A, Division II playoffs after traveling to face the El Maton Tidehaven Tigers in the bi-district round Thursday evening and lost 34-7. Read more
MGC Pure Chemicals America, a company owned by the Mitsubishi Gas Company of Japan, plans to build a plant in the Killeen Business Park. Questions abound.
Houston-based public accounting firm McConnell & Jones publicly presented the conclusions of its management audit Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, and with it, a 173-page report detailing problems and recommendations within city finances.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — An inmate is suing the warden of a South Dakota prison, alleging he withheld hormone therapy treatment as retaliation for a past complaint against a prison employee. Read more
NEW YORK (AP) — When "Transparent" debuted four years ago on Amazon with a transgender lead character, it was a special moment for TV. It won Emmys and seemed a perfect fit for a burgeoning civil rights movement. Now the show's future may be in flux following allegations against star Jeffrey… Read more
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Savealotmom and the Killeen Daily Herald is offering a free coupon workshop for those who are interested in saving money from 6-8 p.m. October 30. The workshop will be at the VFW Post 3892, 201 VFW Drive, Harker Heights.